Shift Supervisor

  • Valmont Industries
  • Franklin Park, Illinois, United States
Full Time Manufacturing

Job Description

How you will contribute
Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the 2nd Shift Supervisor position in the Franklin Park, Illinois Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will supervise, train and motivate approximately 30+ production employees within the Galvanizing facility. Additionally, you will…

* Implement and assign work schedule to maximize utilization of manpower, machines, and equipment
* Define expected production standards and monitor performance standards of assigned personnel
* Observe assigned personnel to ensure the proper operation of assigned equipment
* Ensure inspection checks and quality assurance are occurring to produce high quality products
* Promote a continuous productivity improvement climate that encourages suggestions for operational improvement
* Administer and support company policies and procedures in a fair and consistent manner
* Train new employees divisional and organizational activities and safety policies and procedures

What it takes

Required Qualifications
* Two years of experience in supervisory or management position with a proven record of strong leadership capabilities (excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills)
* Work with others to staff a multiple shift organization
* Train all new hires in the production department
* Working knowledge of Federal and State safety regulations
* Recognize hazardous substances and to know basic employee responsibilities for chemical safety
* The ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals
* The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
* The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
* Good organization skills including on-line project tracking
* The ability to calculate figures such as proportions and percentages, and product dimensions
* Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Outlook
* Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
* Bachelor’s degree or a minimum two years of college
* Bilingual English/Spanish
* Previous supervisory experience in a union shop environment
* Five years of experience in a supervisory or management position in a manufacturing environment
* Strong leadership skills and the ability to support divisional business objectives

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Tracking ID

R1180